There are 8 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station Circle

$28 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus, line 74 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Baker Street Station National Express
  2. Take the line 74 bus from Marylebone, York Street to South Kensington, Ashburn Gardens 74 / ...

$13 - $19

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Bus, Tube  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station Circle

$15 - $18

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington 41.6 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington 41.6 miles

$8 - $13

Shuttle  •  56 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Stansted Airport to South Kensington

$140 - $200

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to South Kensington 41.6 miles

$140 - $200

Uber  •  56 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington 41.6 miles

$95 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington is to shuttle which costs £100 - £150 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at South Kensington, Ashburn Gardens via Marylebone, York Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and South Kensington is 33 miles. The road distance is 41.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £21 - £23.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at South Kensington, Ashburn Gardens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington is 42 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington.

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There are 8436+ hotels available in South Kensington. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington.
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  • Distance: 33.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and South Kensington, England?

You can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington via London Baker Street Station and Marylebone, York Street in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$40
Business
$39
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
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National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Marylebone, York Street to South Kensington, Ashburn Gardens
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$95 - $130
Access
$100 - $140
Assist
$100 - $140
UberX
$100 - $140
UberXL
$150 - $210
Exec
$200 - $280
Lux
$340 - $460
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Stansted Airport to South Kensington
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to South Kensington
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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